Chapter 17. Machine Learning for Computational Haplotype Analysis

  1. Yan-Qing Zhang2 and
  2. Jagath C. Rajapakse3
  1. Phil H. Lee and
  2. Hagit Shatkay

Published Online: 21 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470397428.ch17

Machine Learning in Bioinformatics

Machine Learning in Bioinformatics

How to Cite

Lee, P. H. and Shatkay, H. (2008) Machine Learning for Computational Haplotype Analysis, in Machine Learning in Bioinformatics (eds Y.-Q. Zhang and J. C. Rajapakse), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470397428.ch17

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Georgia State University, Atlanta, Georgia

  2. 3

    School of Computer Engineering, and The Bioinformatics Research Center, Nanyang Technological University, Nanyang, Singapore

Author Information

  1. Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 12 NOV 2008

Book Series:

  1. Bioinformatics: Computational Techniques and Engineering

Book Series Editors:

  1. Professor Yi Pan and
  2. Professor Albert Y. Zomaya

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470116623

Online ISBN: 9780470397428



  • machine learning for computational haplotype analysis;
  • haplotype phasing and haplotype phasing problem;
  • tag SNP selection - critical problem to solve


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Computational Haplotype Analysis

  • Haplotype Phasing

  • Tag SNP Selection

  • Conclusion

  • References